Thank you for visiting the Law Office of Jeffery D. Kuhn.
Jeffrey Kuhn has been a full service law firm providing legal services to West Central Minnesota since 1979 from his office in Glenwood, Pope County, Minnesota. He has been part of a law practice that has provided legal services to west central Minnesota since 1945.
Jeffrey D. Kuhn is the principle of the firm. He was born in Lisbon, North Dakota and has been an attorney in Glenwood Minnesota since 1979. He graduated from St. John’s University in 1975 and from William Mitchell College of Law in St. Paul, Minnesota in 1979. He has been active in local community affairs serving as President of local community organizations, church councils, hospital boards, local food shelf and youth activities. He concentrates in criminal defense, estate planning, probate, real estate matters, business organizations and consumer bankruptcies.
His mission is to provide efficient and quality legal services to his clients in a variety of practice areas all under one roof. He strives to provide these services in a way that best serves the needs of the client.
His areas of practice are estate planning, wills, trusts, probate, criminal defense, family law, marriage dissolution, real estate, title insurance, bankruptcy, business entities, corporations, limited liability companies, guardianships and conservatorships, elder law, personal injury and general civil litigation.
He serves many clients from banks and corporations to farmers, real estate clients, non-profits and individuals, including many clients referred by other attorneys. The clients best interests are always his priority and he strives to provide competent, sensitive and timely service.
Get in touch with him to set up a consultation, or use the contact form at the bottom of this page to enquire whether our services are right for you.
14 Franklin St. S
Glenwood, MN 56334
fax: (320) 634-5542
Areas of Practice
PROBATE and TRUST ADMINISTRATION
Probate is a legal process of transferring property from a decedent to the lawful heirs and beneficiaries through the appropriate court system. He has successfully assisted many families in settling the affairs of their loved ones both through the probate process or trust administration where he has also been court appointed to administer trusts as well.
He represents clients in various areas of real estate, from drafting contracts, providing title insurance, to title opinions, closings and determining and drafting the necessary and proper documents. He also resolves title disputes, provides quiet title actions and can assist in sales and purchases. He deals in residential, commercial and farm real estate matters.
Services for consumer bankruptcy under chapters 7 and 13 are provided for those who find themselves in financial distress. Clients are assisted in analyzing their financial situation and whether there are practical alternatives to bankruptcy. Assets, debts, income and living expenses are all reviewed and if it’s best for the client, petitions and schedules are prepared, filed and the client is represented at the first trustee’s meeting.
This area of the law includes an evaluation of the client's specific situation and goals, which can be addressed by wills, powers of attorney, trusts, health care directives and transfer on death deeds. Proper planning can help avoid probate, minimize taxes and provide peace of mind.
Clients often come to this office to organize or modify their business organizations. They are served by discussion about the proper entity, referral for tax considerations and finally forming corporations, limited liability companies, assumed names, shareholder agreements, succession planning, partnerships, and purchases and sales of businesses. Representation in dispute is offered as well.
LITIGATION and PERSONAL INJURY
Clients with injuries and lawsuit claims are also counseled and provided with representation.
He has defended thousands of clients from criminal charges, having gone to trial before juries and judges hundreds of times. He has defended many types of cases, from DWI to rape to murder. He is known for the respect and compassion shown to his clients at a very difficult time in their lives.
GUARDIANSHIPS and CONSERVATORSHIPS
This area of the law is to provide legal ability for people to take care of those who are unable to care for themselves. He has helped many clients establish the necessary legal structure so that the protected person can be cared for and their assets managed. He has been court appointed many times to represent the protected person as well.
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